Posted

30+ days ago

Description

Electrical Technician

Description

  • Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes.
  • Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.
  • Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.
  • Assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components
  • Advise management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous.
  • Prepare one-line diagrams or follow blueprints to determine the location of wiring and equipment and to ensure conformance to building and safety codes.
  • Identify service requirements and repair or document any deficiencies with existing equipment.
  • Provide a combination of classroom instruction and hands-on guidance to insure proper PM and repair of designated equipment and systems to local site personnel as directed.
  • Assist the client in planning work, obtaining material product data, scheduling shipments, coordinating logistics, and identifying requirements to minimize impact on local operations.
  • Collect identifiable information for purposes of equipment inventory.
  • Position requires up to 100% travel worldwide.

Qualifications

  • Must be able to obtain/maintain or possess a Top Secret Clearance
  • Must have the physical ability to travel overseas.
  • Must be able to pass a physical examination for duty.
  • Must be able to work on ladders, access rooftops and other hard to reach areas, and be able to lift and carry materials and tools in excess of 25 lbs.
  • Must be familiar with the requirements outlined by NFPA 70 (E), NEMA: National Electrical Manufactures Association, OSHA and other safety regulations.
  • Must hold a valid Journeyman electrician license or equivalent at a State level.
  • Have a minimum of ten (10) years practical experience in the rehabilitation, maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of electrical and power distribution systems.

OR

  • Must be a graduate of a State approved/accredited or military Journeyman electrician program.

AND

  • Have five (5) years hands on experience (to have been completed within the last 8 years) in rehabilitation, maintenance, and repair of electrical and power distribution systems.